Insight and Analysis

Pick ‘Em Marquee Matchup: REDBLACKS, Esks battle in Ottawa

11 hours ago | Staff
This week’s Pick ‘Em Marquee Matchup features a battle between the Edmonton Eskimos and Ottawa REDBLACKS.

Sherman: Manziel ‘deserves the opportunity to play’ against Bombers

11 hours ago | Staff
Head coach Mike Sherman says Johnny Manziel deserves the opportunity to play against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers this week.

Against the wall, Bombers veterans know margin for error is slim

12 hours ago | Ed Tait
With pressure mounting, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are looking nowhere else but inwards as they try to right a season that had so much promise just a month ago. Game Notes: A look at Week 15

September 20, 2018 | Staff
Duron Carter plays his first game against his former team, while Johnny Manziel is set for his third career start for the Als. More in the Week 15 game notes.

Roughriders eye stopping Argonauts ground game

September 20, 2018 | Staff
The Saskatchewan Roughriders are looking to stop the Toronto Argonauts run game this weekend at BMO Field.

Nye: Lions defence clawing their way to the top

September 20, 2018 | Jamie Nye’s Jamie Nye explains how the BC Lions defence has quickly become one of the best in the Canadian Football League.

A matter of adjustments for the Ticats

September 20, 2018 | Staff
The Tiger-Cats will be facing the usual adjustments to their game plan leading into Saturday’s cat fight with the Lions, but they’ll also be facing their off-field adjustments as well.

Ferguson: A deep dive into communication between QB and coach

September 19, 2018 | Marshall Ferguson’s Marshall Ferguson takes a deep dive into the communication between a head coach and his quarterback.

Morris: The rise and falls of the sport’s toughest position

September 19, 2018 | Jim Morris
As’s Jim Morris writes, many CFL quarterbacks have been enduring their own rollercoaster this season as they attempt to prove their worth as teams push for the playoffs.

The Waggle, Ep. 125: Manziel’s next shot + Posey 1-on-1

September 19, 2018 | Staff
James and Davis talk Johnny Manziel’s next big start along with his recent comments. Plus, does BC now have the best secondary in the league? More in the latest from The Waggle.

CFL Insights: Riders taking new approach to scoring

September 19, 2018 | Staff
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have taken a new approach to scoring touchdowns this season, on pace for record highs in defensive and special teams scores.

The Weekly Say: Which QB has the shortest leash?

September 19, 2018 | Staff
The signal-caller is always under close watch in football, but five pivots in particular will be in the spotlight when their teams take the field in Week 15. More in The Weekly Say.

Report: Green ruled out; Banks questionable for ‘Cats

September 18, 2018 | Staff
Running back John White could start this week if Alex Green isn’t ready to go according to Hamilton Tiger-Cats head coach June Jones.

O’Leary: Carter ‘can’t wait to get out there’ with Argos

September 18, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Marc Trestman is slowly phasing Duron Carter into the team’s offence and the receiver can’t wait for his chance to help his team.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary has more.

Football’s Future: Revisiting the 2018 sophomore sleepers list

September 18, 2018 | Jeff Krever
Who’s gone from sophomore sleeper to sophomore star? After nine months,’s Jeff Krever revisits his list of breakout sophomores for 2018.

Eskimos treating final six games like playoffs

September 18, 2018 | Staff
The Eskimos look to shift from a middle-third of the season that saw them go 3-3 and turn the tide, treating the final six games no different than playoffs.

CFL Simulation: Narrow window for Als, Argos, Bombers

September 18, 2018 | Staff
CFL Simulation sees a swap in the East while some teams see their playoff hopes shrinking as the playoff race ramps up.

Nissan Titan Power Rankings: Guess who’s back

September 18, 2018 | Staff
The Ottawa REDBLACKS came up big in Week 14, but what does it mean for the Nissan Titan Power Rankings?

Tale of the Tape: Ferguson breaks down Week 14

September 17, 2018 | Marshall Ferguson
Week 14 seemed to have been an absolute free-for-all on defence and special teams. Marshall Ferguson recaps the most memorable moments in this week’s Tale of the Tape.

O’Leary: Als, Manziel readying for tough back end of season

September 17, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
As’s Chris O’Leary writes, Johnny Manziel could very well be getting the starting job back after a rough outing against the Lions last week.